nonnucleated

adjective
non·​nu·​cle·​at·​ed | \ ˌnän-ˈnü-klē-ˌā-təd How to pronounce nonnucleated (audio) , -ˈnyü- \

Definition of nonnucleated

: lacking a nucleus or nuclei : not nucleated nonnucleated red blood cells

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Recent Examples on the Web This dichotomy between nucleated and nonnucleated life became fundamental to biology. Quanta Magazine, "Did Viruses Create the Nucleus? The Answer May Be Near.," 25 Nov. 2020

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1852, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonnucleated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonnucleated. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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nonnucleated

adjective
non·​nu·​cle·​at·​ed | \ -ˈn(y)ü-klē-ˌāt-əd How to pronounce nonnucleated (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonnucleated

: not nucleated nonnucleated bacterial cells

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